Prime Minister Shinzo Abe has made a major bid to reverse decades of falling prices in Japan. HONG KONG (CNNMoney). The Japanese economy suddenly looks weaker after the government revised its data for the third quarter.
BEIJING�China's consumer-price gains moderated slightly in November, but Beijing's ambitious plans to give market forces a greater role could boost inflation in the world's second-largest economy next year.
Asian stocks jumped higher on Monday after strong economic data from the world's two largest economies helped sentiment, while a profit warning from QBE Insurance Group in Sydney weighed on Australian stocks.
Ted Cruz, fearing that Americans would come to support Obamacare, sought to shut down the government to prevent its implementation.
The rule, which five agencies will put to a vote on Tuesday, is named Robert Caplin for The New York Times The rule, which five agencies will put to a vote on Tuesday, is named for Paul Volcker, a former Fed chief and Obama adviser.